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Have friends looking for a job?

Welcome back from Labor Day Weekend! We believe one of the best ways to celebrate is by helping you or your friends get a new job. If you or someone you know is looking for work, e2f is hiring! This is what we are currently looking for in the Silicon Valley / south Bay Area: Long [...]

By |2016-10-19T12:55:11-07:00September 7th, 2016|News|

Facebook Ditches Bing Translation

Facebook's Alan Packer announced at MIT's EmTech Digital that it replaced Bing Translation, in favor of its own internally-developed translation tool. According to the article in TechCrunch, in time Facebook will reverse the current paradigm: you will see the translation by default, and only "show original" if you really want to. The continuing caution to [...]

By |2016-10-19T12:58:28-07:00May 24th, 2016|Technology|

Japan National Foundation Day

神武天皇 Jimmu-tennō: The legendary "heavenly sovereign" Emperor Jimmu, as depicted in an 1891 woodblock print Today, 11 February, is Japan's National Foundation Day (建国記念の日, Kenkoku Kinen no Hi). Technically, we missed it because of the International Date Line; it's already 12 February in Tokyo. Yet let's take a moment to understand this date and its [...]

By |2016-10-19T13:05:50-07:00February 11th, 2016|Culture Studies|